Item description for Perry's Baltimore Adventure: A Bird's-Eye View of Charm City by Peter E. Dans, Kim Harrell, Priti Ramamurthy, Uta G. Poiger, Madeleine Yue Dong, Joaquim Ruiz Millet & Ana Planella...
Overview When an inquisitive peregrine falcon is born on a ledge of a Baltimore skyscraper, his father takes him on a tour of the city to satisfy his curiosity.
Publishers Description : Soon after a peregrine falcon is born on a ledge of a Baltimore skyscraper, his father takes the inquisitive chick on a tour of the city. An engaging look at an endangered species and Baltimore, both.
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 0.25" Width: 9.25" Height: 9.25" Weight: 0.74 lbs.
Release Date Jul 24, 2007
Publisher Camino Books, Inc.
ISBN 1933822082 ISBN13 9781933822082
Availability 0 units.
More About Peter E. Dans, Kim Harrell, Priti Ramamurthy, Uta G. Poiger, Madeleine Yue Dong, Joaquim Ruiz Millet & Ana Planella
Peter E. Dans, M.D. is associate professor of medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. He is the author of Doctors in the Movies.
Peter E. Dans currently resides in Baltimore. Peter E. Dans was born in 1937.
Reviews - What do customers think about Perry's Baltimore Adventure: A Bird's-Eye View of Charm City?
Great Sep 10, 2003
I ordered 3 books and all came in great time frame, like new.
Packed with exciting facts about peregrine falcons May 23, 2003
Perry's Baltimore Adventure: A Bird's Eye View Of Charm City is a picture book story by Peter E. Dans about exploring Baltimore from the viewpoint of an adventurous peregrine falcon. Kim Harrell's soft colors and absorbing illustrations bring to life this engaging story packed with exciting facts about peregrine falcons and the splendors of "Charm City." Perry's Baltimore Adventure would make a welcome and popular addition to any family, school, or community library collection.
A Falcon's Eye View Apr 21, 2003
This little book by Dans and Harrell is a charming introduction to the city of Baltimore, as seen through the eyse of a young Peregrine Falcon. Endangered peregrines first returned to nesting in cities in Baltimore in the 1980's after nearly going extinct in the United States - garnering international attention. Dans skillfully weaves the birth and first year activities of a baby peregrine in with the marvelous history and architecture to be seen in downtown Baltimore. The combination of natural history and scenic Baltimore is very appealing. Kim Harrell's illustrations provide a keen perspective on the falcon's view of a beautiful city.
Wonderful illustrations! Mar 4, 2003
This delightful book is a great story and a vivid tour of the city of Baltimore. The color illustrations are breathtaking and really give you a sense of flying along with the falcons as they visit various points of interest in the city. The birds are accurately depicted and the detailed panoramas make you want to look again and again. Highly recommended!